Karol Kennedy

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Dinner and a Movie

The Magnificent¬† Seven Sunday, November 3, 6:00 p.m. Marcus Majestic Cinema 770 N. Springdale Road, Brookfield Enjoy dinner, the 1960 film starring Yul Brynner and Steven McQueen and a special cabaret performance featuring Candace Decker and Phil Smith. Ticketed event: $20 reservations required, seating is limited. Contact Joan at 262-524-3694 or jquinlan@waukesha.lib.wi.us by October 30. …

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The Bracero Program

Tuesday, October 22, 6:00 p.m. Waukesha County Technical College, Broadway Campus 327 E. Broadway, Waukesha The Bracero Program was a cooperative agreement between Mexico and the U.S. designed to address worker shortages during World War II. This was the beginning of migrant labor in the U.S. Local expert Michael Goodman discusses the history and the …

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Seven Samurai

Sunday, October 20, 12:00-4:00 p.m. Shattuck Music Center, Carroll University 100 N. East Ave., Waukesha This award-winning 1954 film tells the story of a group of samurai that protect a village being attacked by bandits. The Magnificent Seven is the western-style remake of this Japanese film. (Subtitled) For details, call (262) 650-4887. ¬†Check out the …

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Food for Thought … Snacks and Scholars

Literary, Historical and Cultural Connections with the Novel Monday, October 21, 6:00 p.m. Waukesha Public Library 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha Join us for refreshments and an intriguing discussion with local scholars. Reluctant Amazons: Narratives of Women Without Men Elizabeth Zanichkowsky (UW-Waukesha) Hybrid Language of a Hybrid Identity: Spanish, English, and Spanglish in Into the Beautiful …

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